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St. Hilarion Castle

Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0533 161 276
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Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0533 161 276
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is not for the faint hearted or people with any kind of disabilities.... but if fit and well is so worth the hike to the top. AMAZING

1  Thank Ina P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went today. Big walk up so any health issues don't bother. Also if got young kids don't go it's bloody dangerous. Once up at top the views over Kyrenia are fabulous. £2 to get in but no guide books. Don't stop on the way down,...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're impressed with medieval architecture, virtually untouched through the centuries, go here. If you aren't reasonably fit to climb a lot of steps, don't. For me, the top of my list of must see in North Cyprus.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove to the entrance where there is a reasonable amount of parking although there was also a bus stop so a bus must go there. By the car park and just outside the entrance to the castle is a face where we had drinks...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's quite a climb up from the car park but the view is well worth it. The path can be steep in places but there are hand rails to help

Thank Jan50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

*written by my 16 year old daughter Honestly, the first thing I have to say is this: they really should market it as a weight loss/ fitness programme because it made me realise the short length of my stamina. There are hundreds of steps that...More

Thank Khashm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Astonishing views from the top of one of the three castles in the mountains of North cyprus. Wear good shoes and come early in the morning to avoid the crowds, better come with your own transportation

Thank fabiofort
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here in the peak-time of the year but have not found many people, around 3-4 smaller groups other than us, which made it even more enjoyable! The entrance-fee is a joke, for 2 GBPs you can not even enter a supermarket in the...More

Thank Adam I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Putting the Snow White story aside (the castle is said to be the inspiration of the castle form inside many Disney movies such as Snow White), it's an amazing spot and I am glad that I didn't miss it. The road to the castle is...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's very beautiful but I can't go to the top , way to high for me !!! I recommend it for fit people only !!! And if ur scared of height , don't go !!! Also I'd say not to go in summer , or...More

Thank Ingridizzet
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Response from Kathleen28 | Reviewed this property |
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16 October 2016|
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Response from malaikascotland | Reviewed this property |
Opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm
16 October 2016|
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Response from Caroline H | Reviewed this property |
Hi not sure if this info is up to date, but here goes ]Summer 9.00 – 18.00, last entry: 17.00 Winter 9.00 – 16.30, last entry: 15.30 Costs is either 5 or 10 TYL each hope this helps